[PD] nogui mode WAS: Re: debian/ubuntu package for

Mathieu Bouchard matju at artengine.ca
Wed Jul 4 22:37:26 CEST 2007

On Tue, 3 Jul 2007, Roman Häfeli wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-07-03 at 12:56 +0200, IOhannes m zmoelnig wrote:
>> i think it would be interesting to split pd and pd-gui into 2 separate
>> packages (pd recommending pd-gui, pd-gui probably depending on pd (but
>> not necessarily)).
>> right now, you can run pd with "-nogui", but due to all the dependencies
>> in the package, you will have to install X, tk and so on. (correct me if
>> i am wrong, i haven't checked)
> i think, this is a good idea. puredata depends on tk8.4 depends on
> libx11-6 depends on x11-common etc. so yes, in order to install pd now,
> the whole x window system is installed.

I don't see what's the problem. You don't have to install the whole X 
Window System, because it's already installed anyway.

Unless you ran out of diskettes.

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